Search Results For: Packaging: Regulations
Source: Daily News | 2013-02-06
In a bid to offer expanded food-safety and packaging services and a wider global footprint, the Guelph Food Technology Centre (GFTC) has merged with NSF International, a Michigan-based global public health and safety organization with a similar...
Source: Daily News | 2012-09-27
The Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA) has gone on the PR offensive with a new website designed to counter some of the myths and promote the facts surrounding plastic bags in hopes of changing Toronto city councillors’ decision...
Source: Daily News | 2012-05-19
Hawaii is slated to become the first U.S. state to ban plastic bags at checkouts in every county.
Source: Daily News | 2011-06-10
In a move designed to steer Canadians away from single use plastic bottles, the Manitoba provincial government will no longer buy bottled water in containers smaller than one litre, unless there's no safe potable water around.
Source: Daily News | 2011-04-08
A senator in the Philippines is trying to implement a country-wide ban on plastic bags.
Source: Daily News | 2011-03-14
There's a new plastics packaging advocacy association in the U.S., formed by 10 major American corporations.
Source: Daily News | 2011-01-16
A U.S. polycarbonate baby bottle maker has become the first to settle a lawsuit over failure to tell consumers its products contained bisphenol A (BPA), in what lawyers have dubbed a "landmark" development.
Source: Daily News | 2010-11-29
The European Union has voted to ban baby bottles containing the chemical Bisphenol A (BPA) as of early next year over fears it might be harmful to children.
Source: Daily News | 2010-09-16
The Alberta town of Fort McMurray has launched a ban of single-use plastic shopping bags.
Source: Daily News | 2010-08-20
Officials in Mexico City are cracking down hard on non-biodegradable plastic bags in stores.